Walden Place press release from Executive Director David Canfield
As always, the health and safety of our residents is, and always will be, our number one priority at Walden Place We are taking the COVID–19 virus seriously. Our clinical leadership team has been closely monitoring the Disease Control and Prevention, and World Health Organization updates regarding COVID-19 to provide our team with routine updates and the most current information provided by local health department and state regulatory agencies. We are following our health and wellness procedures, providing continuous communication and education, as well as increasing health supplies. Regardless of the illness, we are committed and prepared to provide our residents with excellent care and service.
In an abundance of caution during the COVID-19 outbreak and to ensure the health and safety of our residents and staff, non-essential visitors will not be allowed at Walden Place and we are cancelling all events for all prospective residents and their families. We are also altering our calendar of events in order to limit exposure to our residents and staff. We have stepped up disinfection throughout the building and continue to educate staff and residents on universal precautions.
We encourage families and friends of our residents to contact Walden Place to set up skype contact so they can communicate with their loved ones, they can contact our main office at (607) 756-8101.